Re: mouse over links

I've never found a use for it and to me, I want info to help me get around, 
the at mouse over, before a link name, which to this point is useless to me, 
is nothing but an annoyance because I haven't found a use/need for it up to 
now so it's just an annoyance.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kathleen A. Millhoff" <kmilhoff@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2004 1:58 AM
Subject: RE: mouse over links


> Hi,  Interesting.
> I've enjoyed reading this, but wondered why, if possible, people would 
> want
> to turn this feature off.  Doesn't its existence provide necessary
> information to understanding of a web site?  I don't know enough to
> understand all the facets of this discussion, but I usually want as much
> info as possible and the mouse over links don't seem to interfere with 
> what
> I need to do.
> Thanks.
> best,
> kat
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On
> Behalf Of david poehlman
> Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 2004 11:51 PM
> To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: mouse over links
>
>
> the answer I provided was not useless nor was it a non answer.  It was and
> still is and will remain till we are told otherwise, the correct answer to
> the question.  For one thing, the turning on and off of on mouse over 
> links
> is not even a subject for discussion on this list which is why I posted my
> explanation which you no doubt have seen by now.  For another, We had this
> discussion a few days ago and it was carried in two threads.  The correct
> term for this element attribute is on mouse over and the correct term for
> the question is how do I stop jaws from indicating element attributes?
>
> Since however, the question posed was: "how do I turn off mouse over 
> links,
> examining it provides a non sequetor but I deduced that the question was
> actually: "how do I turn off on mouse over links?"  To which I still
> respond, it is not currently possible to do this in jaws, but you might 
> want
> to suggest that it be provided as a function in a future version of jaws.
>
> Johnnie Apple Seed
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bruce Toews" <coke_drinker@xxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 2004 9:29 AM
> Subject: Re: mouse over links
>
>
> Then instead of giving a useless nonanswer to the question, I suggest that
> if you would rather not concern yourself wth a question that you just
> delete the queston and move on.
>
> Bruce
>
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> On Wed, 27 Oct 2004, david poehlman wrote:
>
>> yes, but it was exaustively discussed a few days ago.
>>
>> Johnnie Apple Seed
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Bruce Toews" <coke_drinker@xxxxxxxx>
>> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 2004 8:51 AM
>> Subject: Re: mouse over links
>>
>>
>> Yes, but you know what was meant by the question.
>>
>> Bruce
>>
>>
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